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Definition 1: (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic - [noun denoting state]

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(hypotonicity is a kind of ...) the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli

"the doctor tested my tonicity"

Definition 2: (of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a lower osmotic pressure than some other - [noun denoting state]

(hypotonicity is a kind of ...) (physical chemistry) the pressure exerted by a solution necessary to prevent osmosis into that solution when it is separated from the pure solvent by a semipermeable membrane

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